How to reset lost or forgotten Windows password. PCUnlocker Review

There might have been several occasions where you couldn't get access to your PC. Maybe because it's an old PC and you forgot the password. Or if someone accessed it and changed the password just to trouble you. Anything can happen these days. And you are stuck in a situation where you can't access the important files [...]

Cougar Mechanical Gaming Keyboard AttackX3-4IS Review

Some might like the clickies of a tactile switch and some might not.  I myself like the clickies, the louder the better, those around me like my wife, not so much.  In this review I am reviewing the Blue Keys.  Today I will be reviewing the Cougar Mechanical Gaming Keyboard (AttackX3-4IS). Let’s start off with [...]

FIXED – Automatic Google Chrome Find Box Windows Explorer Search Problem

Searching for stuff on Windows 7, Vista and XP with the default search settings is often a nightmare! Add to that the indexing service that slows down your PC drastically. On top of all that, another GHOST SEARCH bug has cropped up many times over the years without any working solution. Automatic Google Chrome Find [...]

Havit HV-KB210BT Bluetooth Keyboard

The Havit HV-KB210BT Bluetooth Keyboard is a great deal for the price and has about a 2 hour battery life to maintain portability.

Classic Shell Review – Windows 8 Start Button and Start Menu

Microsoft Windows 8 has been widely criticized for not having classic Windows features like the Start Button and Start Menu. While the latest version of Windows includes a comprehensive Start Screen with customizable shortcuts and a nifty search feature, loyal Windows users who have been using the decades old interface features have been complaining quite [...]

Windows 8 Series: Metro UI and 8 Windows 8 Tablets in Focus

Are you still calling the Windows 8 UI the Metro UI? After a lot of name juggling for the revolutionary Windows 8 user interface, rumor has it that Microsoft has finally come up with an un-original and un-inspired winner - the Windows 8 Interface. Following much hue and cry over trademark issues with Metro Group, [...]

Windows 8 Series: Windows 8 Changes Revolutionary or Scary?

Microsoft Windows 8, the latest installment of the most popular OS worldwide, brings about highly revolutionary changes in personal computing. Some changes, like securing low-level processes and cloud integration, have been lauded while others, like offering identical interfaces for tablets and desktop/notebook PCs and highly controlled app marketing through Windows Store have been vehemently denounced. [...]

Windows 8 Series: Windows 8 Editions, Requirements and Upgrade Compatibility

Microsoft has announced four different editions of Windows 8, targeting new and basic PC users, professionals and advanced PC users, mobile and tablet PC users and IT business-specific users at the same time. These 4 versions of Windows 8 are based on differences in OS features. In addition, Microsoft has announced the availability of region-specific [...]

Top OS and Web Browser Stats – Dragonblogger Visitor Favorites

Have you wondered about what browsers and OSes Dragonblogger.com’s visitors use? Which Windows version is the most popular? Top 5 web browsers: Top 5 Operating Systems: Here are the stats for Windows versions: Global OS and Web Browser Popularity Stats: TOP Operating Systems (OS): Microsoft Windows: The most popular OS of all, and for quite [...]

Windows 8 Series – Minimum Basic PC Hardware Configuration for Windows 8

Have you been wondering: Do I need to upgrade my PC hardware to install and use Windows 8? The answer is NO, if you are currently using Windows Vista or Windows 7. According to Microsoft, Windows 8 can run on any PC that is using Windows 7 currently. And for Windows 7, the computers running [...]

Windows 8 Series: Effect of Windows 8 Promotion on Windows 7 Sales

Quite contrary to the situation with Windows Vista and Windows 7 in 2008, Microsoft faces the challenge of promoting Windows 8 for its fast approaching commercial release while not affecting the rising sales of Windows 7, its most successful OS till date in terms of sheer volume. While it was tough enough getting people to [...]

Windows 8 Series: Is Windows 8 another Vista?

Microsoft has been ruling the global computer OS (Operating System) market for the past couple of decades. Whatever be their business strategy, people have grown to like and depend on various Windows OS computers. Even after the release of Windows Vista and Windows 7, there are probably millions of computers still running on Windows XP! [...]

Conserve Battery Power: 10 Tips to Maximize Laptop Running Time in Windows 7

Most of these tips for conserving laptop battery life are applicable for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 users as well as Mac and Linux users.

Windows Vista HotKeys Cheat Sheet

Ever wonder what you can do by holding that windows button down on your keyboard?  Here are a list of simple shortcuts you can access using the Windows button + another key on the keyboard. These are all tested and confirmed working with Windows Vista Win + 1 Minimize all windows / restore all windows [...]

Windows Vista – Switch Between Windows View

I am relatively new to Vista and have only been using it for a few months I had discovered that there is a button right near your Windows start button called "Switch Between Windows" which actually gives you a cool little 3-D cut view of all your open windows so you can select which one [...]

Uninstalled Zone Alarm From Windows Vista

I had finally had enough and I have always been an advocate of Zone Alarm in the past. For some reason on my Windows Vista Business Edition Zone Alarm would spew popups left and right for every program, it would constantly forget when I check "remember my decision" and I was just wasting too much [...]

Dragon Blogger’s Windows Vista is performing better

My 1GB Kingston Ram Stick arrived in the mail yesterday and I installed it last night and decided to give my system a test drive.  First of all my speed and performance is about 60% improved with 2GB of RAM vs my 1GB of RAM.  Remember Vista consumes about 900MB of RAM by itself choking [...]